Seasoning the skillet

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

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Some battles just never end. They sometimes span generations. My father and I would commiserate over how our spouses treated iron skillets. We both felt strongly that a well-seasoned skillet should never see a drop of detergent. But my mother and my wife both felt it necessary to always use a soapy sponge to clean the pan. This also removed the seasoning. No amount of reasoning or heated argument would convince them to just wipe out the pan.

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